October 4, 2011 – 12:13 pm
The Seahawks faced the visiting Atlanta Falcons at CenturyLink Field, with both teams looking to even their 2-2 records with a victory. The NFL honors National Breast Cancer Awareness Month during October of every year, and the field, players and fans were decked out in pink for the game.
In honor of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, uniforms were adorned with pink and these ribbons were worn by coaches and staff members on the sidelines.
Wide receiver Sidney Rice sported a pink cap during the pregame stretch that he wore under his helmet during the game.
Taima the Seahawk flies from the tunnel with the players ready to follow during pregame introductions.
Sidney Rice scored Seattle's first touchdown on this 52-yard reception from quarterback Tarvaris Jackson during the second quarter.
Special teamers Jeron Johnson (32) and Michael Robinson make (26) a tackle on Atlanta kick returner Eric Weems.
Defensive backs Brandon Browner (39) and Earl Thomas (29) sandwich Atlanta's Michael Turner.
Running back Justin Forsett slides by Atlanta defender Curtis Lofton during the second quarter.
Defensive lineman Alan Branch celebrates with teammate Earl Thomas after they stopped Atlanta's Michael Turner for a two-yard loss in the third quarter.
The 12th MAN got rowdy in the second half as the Seahawks rallied from a 24-7 halftime deficit.
Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch flips into the end zone at the end of his 11-yard touchdown run that cut Atlanta's lead to 27-21 with three minutes left in the third quarter.
Marshawn Lynch punctuates his 11-yard touchdown run with a flip into the end zone.
Wide receiver Sidney Rice pumps up the crowd.
The Sea Gals were pretty in pink as they donned cowboy hats for a routine.
Brandon Browner puts a hard hit on Atlanta's Julio Jones.
Browner celebrates his hit on Jones.
Seahawks safety Earl Thomas keeps his eyes wide open as he tracks down Atlanta's Michael Turner.
Quarterback Tarvaris Jackson scrambles up the middle for 13 yards in the fourth quarter.
Seattle's young offensive line protected quarterback Tarvaris Jackson all day, allowing no sacks as Jackson had time to pile up 319 yards and three touchdowns.
As the 12th MAN turned up the volume in the fourth quarter, Atlanta quarterback Matt Ryan had to shout signals to his teammates.
Seattle's defense stiffened in the second half and defensive coordinator Gus Bradley exhorted his players late in the fourth quarter.
Seahawks kicker Steven Hauschka watches his 61-yard field goal sail left with 13 seconds left in the game.
First-year receiver Doug Baldwin sits alone on the bench after the Seahawks furious second half rally fell short, resulting in a 30-28 defeat.
Tags: Alan Branch
, Atlanta Falcons
, Brandon Browner
, Doug Baldwin
, Earl Thomas
, Marshawn Lynch
, Sea Gals
, Seattle Seahawks
, Sidney Rice
, Steven Hauschka
, Tarvaris Jackson
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December 21, 2010 – 1:30 pm
The Seahawks returned to Qwest Field in Week 15 for a matchup with the NFC leading Atlanta Falcons.
In the locker room hours before kickoff, safety Lawyer Milloy wraps black tape around his shoe and ankle.
Quarterback Matt Hasselbeck and head coach Pete Carroll confer in the locker room before the game.
Cornerback Marcus Trufant does his pregame stretching as the low winter sun cast his long shadow across the turf.
Even though receiver Deon Butler is lost for the season with a broken leg, the team's equipment staff prepared his locker as usual.
Butler entered the locker room via wheelchair aided by assistant equipment manager Kyle Stillwell. At right is Butler's close friend Aaron Curry.
Defensive leader Lawyer Milloy followed injured defensive end Red Bryant (right) with an impassioned pregame speech to the team moments before taking the field.
Running backs Justin Forsett and Marshawn Lynch make their way through the fog blanketing the tunnel used in pregame introductions.
Tight end Cameron Morrah is upended by Atlanta's Thomas DeCloud during the Seahawks opening scoring drive.
The Seahawks stuff Atlanta quarterback Matt Ryan's sneak attempt on fourth down, but officials ruled for a first down which was upheld after a Seahawks challenge.
Seahawks fans show their displeasure with the ruling on the field after Seattle believed it had stopped the Falcons on fourth down.
Linebacker Will Herring forces a fumble by Atlanta's Jason Snelling, but the Seahawks were unable to recover the loose ball.
Seahawks defensive back Jordan Babineaux provided a highlight with this interception of a Matt Ryan pass.
Babineaux returned the interception 27 yards to set up a field goal by the Seahawks Olindo Mare.
Seahawks linebacker Raheem Brock drives Atlanta quarterback Matt Ryan into the turf.
Seattle's Aaron Curry celebrates a defensive play.
The Sea Gals dressed in festive attire for the game, which is the last home game before the holidays.
Charlie Whitehurst entered the game in the second half and engineered a scoring drive capped by his one-yard touchdown run.
Head coach Pete Carroll speaks to the team in the locker room following the defeat.
Tags: 2010 Week 15
, Atlanta Falcons
, Charlie Whitehurst
, Deon Butler
, Jordan Babineaux
, Justin Forsett
, Lawyer Milloy
, Marshawn Lynch
, Matt Hasselbeck
, Pete Carroll
, Red Bryant
, Sea Gals
, Will Herring
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